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NXP is looking for a seasoned System / Applications Engineer with extensive experience in power electronics and power management products.
Candidate qualifying this position will serve as key stake holder for supporting the development of power management products within Advanced Analog Business Unit.
Serve as technical owner for new product definition for analog and power management products for consumer / industrial applications.
Author, review, and update detailed product specification document and validation test plan.
Work closely with customers, internal team to define system requirement, feature set, product specifications, architecture which may include PMIC, battery charger, DC / DC converter, LDO, charge pump, LED driver, clocking, analog / digital interface, etc.
for the proposed product. Communicate / present to external / internal audience regarding product specification, new product ideas.
Understand power conversion topology, control loop design, power / thermal analysis, process and package technology, trade-off between system / design constrains, etc.
Propose new products to drive the product roadmap ensuring the business will have a plan for sustainable differentiation in our products.
Support new product development and key customers. Participate in chip architecture review, IC and board-level design reviews with internal engineering team.
Assist product marketing with deriving market requirements, technical definition trade-offs and validating value propositions and competitive analysis.
Travel to participate in internal functional team and customer meetings domestically and internationally, sometimes maybe on short notice.
Requirement / qualification
8+ yrs working experience in system / applications, product definition, architect, application support and / or designing power manage products for consumer / industrial applications.
5+ years of hands-on experience on circuit testing and trouble shooting in lab environment. Extensive customer design-in support experience with power management product is preferred
Prior experience in PMIC, and / or Li-ion battery charger, etc. is plus
Good communication skill, able to explain system concepts and detailed technical requirements (writing and / or verbally) to internal teams and customers.
Self-motivated, creative and results-oriented
Prior experience in collaborating and managing international customers is plus.
BS or higher degree in electronic engineering or related discipline. Focus on power electronics, discrete power devices, power conversion, etc. is plus
NXPis an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer regardless of age, color, national origin, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, marital status, status as a disabled veteran and / or veteran of the Vietnam Era or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, NXP will provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified disabled individuals.